Research Associate

Department: R&D

Reports To: Scientist

Duties and responsibilities may be added, deleted, or changed at any time at the discretion of management, formally or informally, in either verbal or written form.

CTK Biotech is a San Diego based company develops, manufactures, and markets innovative diagnostic test kits for the IVD community worldwide. Our mission is to simplify diagnostics and improve global health. We are looking for a Research Associate/Scientist I to join our team.


Work Environment

Equal Opportunity Employer

The candidate will function as an integral member of the research/production team to support developmental/ production activities. Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to ELISA, CLIA, WB, mammalian cell culture, antibody purification and characterization. Previous experience with IVD is a plus.

  • MS in in Cell Biology, Microbiology or related discipline or BS plus 3 years of laboratory experience
  • Experience with ELISA, CLIA, protein purification, hybridoma cultures, mammalian cell maintenance

  • Previous experience with IVD industry, antibody development is a plus
  • Extensive hands-on experience in Molecular Biology techniques (PCR, cloning, expression) is preferred
  • Strong organizational, communication and time management skills
  • Must be able to work both independently as well as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
  • Candidate should be skilled in MS office applications

  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx.
  • This position will be located at our new extended facility in Poway (near Costco), California.

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